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Criminal Law: Unlawful Possession of Firearm by Felon-Guidelines Range Calculation-Sentencing Increases

Defendant pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of a firearm as a previously convicted felon. On appeal, defendant challenged the calculation of his sentencing-guidelines range, disputing the district court’s imposition of enhancements for possession of a firearm in connection with another ...

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Criminal Law: Drug Trafficking-Sufficiency of Evidence-Guidelines Range Calculation

Defendants appealed their convictions for drug trafficking crimes and the sentences imposed by the district court. On appeal, defendants challenged the sufficiency of the evidence supporting their convictions and the calculation of the Guidelines ranges by holding defendants responsible for ...

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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Guidelines Range Calculation-Controlled-Substance Possession

Where a defendant in a drug case challenged his sentence, arguing that the guidelines range was improperly calculated, the judgment is affirmed because the defendant’s prior Missouri conviction for possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute qualified as ...

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